The Bishops of Pennsylvania voted to approve a recommendation that each Catholic diocese and eparchy in the Commonwealth be dedicated to the protection of the Blessed Mother.
Bishop Ronald Gainer will present at a Theology on Tap gathering to be held on Wednesday, May 13 at Annie Bailey’s Irish Pub, 8 E King St #30, Lancaster, PA. Bishop Gainer will talk on the recently announced Year of Mercy proclaimed by Pope Francis. In his talk the Bishop will also offer insights into […]
The following talk was delivered by Bishop Ronald W. Gainer at the Celebrate Life Banquet of the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation on September 30, 2014. View a video of this talk by clicking here. – It’s been conjectured – and I think rightly – that in 1973 pro-abortion advocates never envisioned a strong, influential pro-life movement […]
Prayerfully and joyously welcomed into St. Patrick Cathedral for his Mass of Installation as the Eleventh Bishop of the Diocese of Harrisburg March 19, Bishop Ronald W. Gainer held up St. Joseph – whose feast the Church celebrated that day – as “a challenging example” for the members of the Church. Speaking of […]
For 33 years, the St. Francis of Assisi Soup Kitchen on Harrisburg’s Allison Hill has been a respite for the hungry and a model example of the Church’s care for those in need. Two days before his Installation as the 11th Bishop of the Diocese of Harrisburg, Bishop Ronald W. Gainer visited the […]
During a visit to the diocese in February as plans were underway for his Installation as the Eleventh Bishop of Harrisburg, Bishop Ronald W. Gainer graciously granted the following interview with The Catholic Witness to talk about his ministry, the “Pope Francis Effect,” Catholic social teaching, vocations and the New Evangelization. What can […]